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Waterbug Tours

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Beaufort, NC, USA
About Waterbug Tours
45-60 Minute...Wild Ponies,Nature & History Cruise: Cruising along the Rachel Carson Reserve in search of wild ponies... it's common for us to see Dolphins, Sea turtles, and a variety of wildlife along the way enjoy panoramic views of Beaufort's charming old homes & working waterfront. While learning the history of our quaint Seaport Village, hear about the best places to eat & the local sights not to miss! Don't forget your camera! A Little History A Little Nature A Lot of Fun!
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rickol948 wrote a review Nov 2021
Mooresville, North Carolina45 contributions9 helpful votes
we had a very interesting time aboard the Water Bug. the captain pointed out many interesting things along the way. He was quite knowledgeable. There are no bad seats
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Date of experience: November 2021
Janice L wrote a review Aug 2021
1 contribution1 helpful vote
We switched to Sunset Cruise from Nature Cruise five hours before going on the cruise. It did not disappoint! If you could only choose one thing to do during your stay at Beaufort/Harkers Island area, the Sunset Cruise is the top one to do! We wanted to see wild horses, dolphins, birds, etc. during our three-day trip here. We saw them all doing this cruise! Captain Johnny was witty, funny, and knowledgeable. During our two-hour cruise, there was never a dull moment! He took us around seeing horses and dolphins, informed us of the history of this area, and added humor in his talk from time to time. All of us (a family of three) enjoyed this cruise! It was worth the time and money spent! Thanks a lot, Captain Johnny!
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Date of experience: August 2021
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Christina S wrote a review Jul 2021
4 contributions1 helpful vote
it was our First time to Beaufort, Nc. Water Bug tours departed on time and provided wonderful historical, and wildlife details of the area. Our Captain navigated the intercoastal waters skillfully during the low tide. Unfortunately we didn’t see horses up close, but we expected it due to the time, and heat of the day. We can’t wait to go back to the area and go out on another tour!
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Date of experience: July 2021
Amy L wrote a review Jul 2021
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The sunset cruise was great! We saw horses, dolphins, beautiful sunset, egrets and so much more! We would definitely do this one next year!
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Date of experience: July 2021
RichardFontaine wrote a review Jul 2021
Manchester, New Hampshire7 contributions
Captain Johnny was great; knowledgeable & friendly. Provided historical information & brought us up close to shoreline to see the horses. It was incredible & we were fortunate to see a pod of dolphins who gave us quite the show of flapping fins and jumping out of water. We saw the nest of Osprey and babies…nice to be only the only two vs 16 in the boat on a hot day. Zach was so accommodating to our error of booking wrong date. Thank you for making our 38th anniversary special. Captain Johnny loves questions and keeps him from his prepared presentations.
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Date of experience: June 2021